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NYSE:WEA

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

$14.11
-0.03 (-0.21 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$14.06
Now: $14.11
$14.17
50-Day Range
$13.90
MA: $14.08
$14.29
52-Week Range
$9.05
Now: $14.11
$14.89
Volume18,947 shs
Average Volume27,359 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.06%
BetaN/A
Western Asset Premier Bond Fund is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched and managed by Western Asset Management Company. The fund is co-managed by Western Asset Management Company Limited, Western Asset Management Company Pte. Ltd., and Western Asset Management Company Ltd. It invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. The fund primarily invests in investment grade bonds, including corporate bonds, U.S. government and agency securities, and mortgage related securities. It seeks to maintain an average duration of around two to three years with an average credit quality of BBB. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays Capital U.S. Corporate High Yield Index and the Barclays Capital U.S. Credit Index. Western Asset Premier Bond Fund was formed on March 28, 2002 and is domiciled in the United States.

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

0.54 out of 5 stars

Financial Services Sector

163rd out of 531 stocks

Asset Management Industry

88th out of 198 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
Phone626-844-9400
EmployeesN/A

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Annual SalesN/A

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Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
$14.11
-0.03 (-0.21 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (NYSE:WEA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock was trading at $12.45 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WEA shares have increased by 13.3% and is now trading at $14.11.
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How often does Western Asset Premier Bond Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund declared a monthly dividend on Monday, November 30th. Investors of record on Friday, February 19th will be given a dividend of $0.066 per share on Monday, March 1st. This represents a $0.79 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 18th.
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Is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund a good dividend stock?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.78 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.06%.
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Are investors shorting Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 15,900 shares, an increase of 278.6% from the December 15th total of 4,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 30,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.5 days.
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Who are some of Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Western Asset Premier Bond Fund own?

Who are Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's key executives?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Donald Fuller, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Trustee (Age 62)
  • Mr. Paul Jablansky, Portfolio Mang.

What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock symbol?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WEA."

Who are Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's major shareholders?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include ProVise Management Group LLC (0.00%) and FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.00%).
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Which institutional investors are buying Western Asset Premier Bond Fund stock?

WEA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ProVise Management Group LLC, and FNY Investment Advisers LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Shares of WEA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's stock price today?

One share of WEA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.11.

What is Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's official website?

The official website for Western Asset Premier Bond Fund is www.leggmason.com.

How can I contact Western Asset Premier Bond Fund?

Western Asset Premier Bond Fund's mailing address is 385 E Colorado Blvd, PASADENA, CA 91101-1923, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at 626-844-9400.

This page was last updated on 1/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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